Treasured Art is an annual auction and exhibition held in November for two days only at the Duncan & Ebbett showroom in Mt Maunganui.
The event originated and is run by the Rotary Club of Tauranga Sunrise with all profits going to Kiwi Can, a Graeme Dingle Foundation programme delivered to 5-12yr olds.
PRE-LOVED & NEW WORKS OF ART
The auction and exhibition feature both pre-loved and new works of art sold on either a 50/50 commission basis or 100% donated.
If you have art you would like to submit the process is very easy. Fill out the online application form or complete and post the form located on theContact/Submit Art page.
WHAT IS ROTARY
Rotary Club members are business and professional leaders who volunteer in their communities, encourage high ethical standards and carry out humanitarian projects to address issues such as poverty, health, hunger, education and the environment.
Founded in Chicago in 1905 as the world’s first service organisation, Rotary quickly expanded around the globe. Rotary now is made up of nearly 33,000 clubs in 200 countries with more than 1.2 million members.
WHAT IS KIWI CAN?
Kiwi Can is a Graeme Dingle Foundation life skills and values programme for 5-12 year olds. It is delivered in primary and intermediate schools throughout New Zealand.
The program aims to equip young New Zealanders with:
- A sense of self-worth and self-confidence
- The ability to take responsibility and be accountable for their actions
- Valuable life skills
- A ‘can do’ attitude to the challenges of life